Leicester City ‘are closing in on a deal to sign free agent Ryan Bertrand’ after leaving Southampton

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Leicester City are on the verge of signing Southampton left-back Ryan Bertrand on a free transfer, according to reports.  Sportsmail reported last week that the former Chelsea star was a target for the Midlands outfit after failing to agree a new contract with the Saints. The 31-year-old will leave St Mary’s when his deal expires …

He can’t get a game for his club, but at Euro 2020 is Danny Ward of Wales…Cream of the Keepers? 

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You can’t affect what other people think,’ reflected Wales goalkeeper Danny Ward yesterday, in the aftermath of his country qualifying for the last 16 of the Euros. ‘That’s something that was instilled in me from my childhood. People are going to have opinions and there’s nothing really which epitomises that more than football. You’ve just …

Spezia ‘want ex-Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri to replace Fiorentina-bound Vincenzo Italiano’

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Spezia reportedly want Premier League winning manager Claudio Ranieri to replace the outgoing Vincenzo Italiano. Current boss Italiano is understood to be close to be moving to Fiorentina, leaving a managerial vacancy at the Stadio Alberto Picco.  And according to Gazzetta dello Sport, the Serie A side want Ranieri, who is leaving Sampdoria this summer, …

Brendan Rodgers’ Leicester join Nice in battle for Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie

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Brendan Rodgers’ Leicester City have joined French club Nice in the race for Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie. Christie is currently on Euro 2020 duty as Steve Clarke’s Scotland side prepare for a win-or-bust clash with Croatia at Hampden on Tuesday. Yet to commit to a new Parkhead contract, the 26-year-old’s existing deal expires in January …

Brentford vs Arsenal to kick off the Premier League season as August’s TV schedule is announced

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The Premier League television schedule for the month of August has been officially revealed, with newcomers Brentford immediately placed under the spotlight as they get the new season underway at home to Arsenal on Friday, August 13.  It’s currently Euro 2020 that largely occupies the focus of the footballing world, but the 2021/22 Premier League …

Leicester in advanced talks to sign Salzburg forward Patson Daka amid interest from Chelsea

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Leicester City are closing on a £25million deal for Red Bull Salzburg striker Patson Daka after growing frustrated in their pursuit of Celtic‘s Odsonne Edouard. Talks advanced on Thursday for the 22-year old Daka who has been trailed by some of Europe’s top clubs, with Chelsea and Liverpool both reported to be interested – after …

Premier League 2021-22 fixtures CLUB-BY-CLUB GUIDE: Find out EVERY team’s game days for new season

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The Premier League fixtures for the 2021-22 season have been revealed, with the opening weekend throwing up a huge game between Manchester City and Tottenham, Pep Guardiola’s champions travelling to their Big Six rivals on August 14. Manchester United face an opening clash with one of their fiercest rivals, Leeds, which is sure to be …

Premier League 2021/22 TV fixture details: Schedule announcement, match dates and how to watch

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The 2021/22 Premier League season now feels one step closer, after the fixtures were announced on Wednesday morning.  Indeed, the focus remains largely on the European Championships, but away from international competition, each Premier League club can now truly start planning for the upcoming campaign.  There are a number of notable opening-day clashes to get …